Courses

Prepare for retirement and learn key steps to creating a reliable, long-term income stream. We will discuss Social Security optimization, tax management techniques, risk management, and investment strategies to both protect and grow your income during retirement. Don't get caught unprepared for retirement.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Abstract art does not attempt to represent external reality, but seeks to achieve its effect using shapes, forms, colors, and textures. Learn simple techniques to abstract real objects that will be recognizable to some degree.


Saturday, August 27, 2022, BEC 0152
Get a new perspective on time management. This hands-on 3-hour course shows you how to support your brain so you can be more efficient with time, more effective in planning, and experience less stress and overwhelm.


Monday, June 13, 2022, ONLINE ZOOM
Landscape professionals and homeowners can learn about drip and low volume irrigation, including the basics of how a typical irrigation system works, and steps to convert a traditional sprinkler zone into a drip zone.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Find out why living trusts are essential regardless of wealth. This overview of estate planning addresses probate, estate and capital gains taxes, health and long-term care planning, and legal and financial options. Your instructor is a local attorney who specializes in estate planning.


Wednesday, August 10, 2022, CHLAB 301
Many Americans suffer from heartburn or other symptoms of GERD but never treat the cause. Both the medications and the underlying causes can lead to multiple long-term health problems, including breakdown of digestion and bone loss. Learn the foods, supplements and habits that can correct the condition and/or help reduce GERD symptoms.


Tuesday, July 19, 2022, CHLAB 301
Learn what you need to know to make the most of your Social Security before it's too late!


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Make your transition from peer to supervisor successful. Being promoted to a role supervising your former peers is one of the most difficult transitions to make in your career. Learn how to develop agreements to hold yourself and others accountable, build your team, set goals, support your organization and create documentation of poor performance.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Medicare is a critical source of health insurance for 44 million Americans. You need in-depth information on the often confusing process of the Medicare system to make informed choices with your own, or a loved one's, health insurance.


Wednesday, July 6, 2022, ONLINE ZOOM
Thursday, August 4, 2022, CHLAB 301
Discover simple watercolor techniques to create flowers, trees and cattails with the addition of ink to accent and define shapes. Materials provided.


Saturday, July 16, 2022, BEC 0152
This course builds on skills learned in the Watercolor Simplified course. Use salt, plastic wrap, spray bottles, and masking fluid to create texture and depth. Materials provided.


Saturday, May 21, 2022, RDM3 306
Saturday, August 13, 2022, BEC 0152
Join professional whiskey distiller Rick Molitor from New Basin Distilling Company, Madras, OR, and learn about Rye whiskey. While we sample different varieties of Rye whiskey we will explore some history, the distilling process, and unique characteristics of the different regions of where Rye whiskies are distilled. Cost includes a tasting kit that will provide you samples, a tasting guide and a whisky tasting glass for blind nosing and tasting to determine your favorite. Kits will be shipped to your home, within the State of Oregon. No kits will be provided outside the State of Oregon. Participating students must be 21 years of age or older.


Sunday, June 26, 2022, ONLINE ZOOM